The Psychotherapy Documentation Primer
Everything you need to know to record client intake, treatment,and progress—incorporating the latest managed care,accrediting agency, and government regulations
Paperwork and record keeping are day-to-day realities in yourmental health practice. Records must be kept for managed carereimbursement; for accreditation agencies; for protection in theevent of lawsuits; to meet federal HIPAA regulations; and to helpstreamline patient care in larger group practices, inpatientfacilities, and hospitals.
The standard professionals and students have turned to for quickand easy, yet comprehensive, guidance to writing a wide range ofmental health documents, the Third Edition of The PsychotherapyDocumentation Primer continues to reflect HIPAA and accreditationagency requirements as well as offer an abundance of examples.
The new edition features:
Revised examples of a wider range of psychological concerns
New chapters on documentation ethics and the art and science ofpsychological assessment and psychotherapy
Study questions and answers at the end of each chapter
Greatly expanded, The Psychotherapy Documentation Primer, ThirdEdition continues to be the benchmark record-keeping reference forworking professionals, reflecting the latest in documentation andreporting requirements.